Having nothing to do with the West Coast beverage industry, every summer, the National Association of Public Pension Attorneys (NAPPA) organizes an educational conference that is critical for ...On October 2, 2014 / By admin
For the third year in a row, auditors found no significant deficiencies or material weaknesses in PERA’s financial reporting or controls. Each year, independent auditors hired by the ...On August 26, 2014 / By admin
Simply put, fiduciary duty is the legal obligation to act in the best interest of another party. Its legal defensibility keeps fiduciaries acting in another’s best interest, and ...On April 4, 2014 / By admin
Colorado PERA is committed to transparency in everything we do and that’s especially true in communicating the financial status of the plan to our membership, our employers, elected ...On August 16, 2013 / By admin
The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) recently approved new statements that will change how public retirement systems disclose pension information. The GASB Reporting Standards page will be updated ...On January 28, 2013 / By admin
Colorado PERA, the State’s public employee retirement plan, has faced criticism for not releasing information about retirement benefits for specific individuals who are plan members. PERA takes its ...On August 10, 2012 / By admin
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